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Examiner (Newspaper) - April 10, 1712, London, Middlesex The EX From April to Afrit N Ingenious as he appears to be by the following hath de fived that I would infert it in the Examiner Craving Permiffion and Pardon of that Honourable Perfon to whom it is I there is nothing in that is in the leaft derogatory from the ex traordinary Value and Refpeft I have for I will venture to oblige my unknown Corre To the ATT YG 7 4 1 T is no fmall Satisfaction to all the honelt A Part of the that a Perfon of your 4 confummate Abilities and at 4 this prefent I am in 4 that yon have received Orders to Pro 4 fecate a certain Great for feveral Sums 4 of Pubtick which he hath not yet ac counted for When that Cafe comes to be opend in I doubt not but you will acquit your felf ifpoffible to the Admiration of your than you have ever yet You will that you are fpeaking to Pofterity instructing our Children yet by the Calamities of their they may take warning how they as we have to the railing fuch a ftupendous whereby the narrowly efcapd being crumd by 4 the Let them that in their 4 Choice of they ought to confider 4 Principles and Virtue i and that no Man mould 4 be made who is not You have an 4 Advantage we fhould envy to any that were 4 lefs deferving The good Genius of the Na tion feems to affign you a Portion of which fhall perpetuate your fince it be 4 longs to to refcue the moft Gene 4 rous and Greatefl Qn that ever fate upon a together with her concurring Sub 4 from the odious Imputation of Ingrati You are defired to the Extent of thofe Benefits that have been con the entire Truft that was and the Returns that have been made We do not in the to take away from the ViAories obtaind by that Great Man we al low him the Merit of his Conquefh in their 4 utmoft Latitude hut you if ynu conceal the Ufe lie hath made of without Injuring the hath entru fted you with the Defence of this part of Htr The Spirits of and Ten thoufands of miferable whofe Blood cry aloud will hover round you in the Day of to animate your and infpire your All honeft Men will Tremble and when you put your Hand to the Fatal when yon draw the melancholly moving expofing Numbers of our maimed and upon their Cries and Groans reaching up to which was eafier to be pierced thaji the obdurate Heart of without Pocketed the whole FlyingHofpit4 allotted by our gracious t6 relieve and preferve thofe miferable Brave who Ib gallantly ventured their Lives in Defence of their Countrys Interefh 4 4What a deplorable Sight it to fee Men wkh their Limbs hot lying upon the Field in fuch an abandond wretched Condi that the Ravens and Crows have upon them for Carrion Wanting proper Per fons to Cut off and Drefs their their Wounds putrefied to fuch a that Dogs knawd their Flefh whilft they were yet Amidft this Torture thoufands that might have been if the G1 had not funk the Money defignd for Medicines and No no how Bar barous hath ever given us fuch an In1 ftance of Cruelty and Avarice As it is beyond I hope it will be thought too dete ftable ever to be No we were forced every Year to fend fo many Re cruits to Flanders The Covetoufnefs of the G1 deflroyed thofe whom the Sword fparcd he valued no Mans Life at the Price of a little or the Expence of a though he was fo profufely paid for 4 From this dreadful if you carry us to view the further Diftrefs of the whole Ar we hall behold them made a continued by that very Perfon who fhould have flielterd and defended them Not contented to injure them in greater he defcend cd to pinch in that but fenfible their duly In this Conduct of where was that Humanity infeparable from Noble Minds Where that tender that Love and Gratitude with which other
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